Web Services API Development Engineer

Employer
Leidos
Location
Bethesda, MD
Posted
Jul 20, 2021
Closes
Jul 24, 2021
Ref
2129068562
Hours
Full Time
Description Job Description:Are you ready to join Leidos all-star team? Through training, teamwork, and exposure to challenging technical work, let Leidos show how to accelerate your career path.The Leidos Innovations Center has an exciting opening for you, our next Web-Services API Developer to develop the web-services that support web-applications on a state-of-the-art technology stack supporting a developing NMEC program. The DOMEX Data Discovery Platform (D3P) program is a next generation machine learning pipeline platform that provides cutting edge data enrichment, triage, and analytics capabilities to Defense and Intelligence Community partners. A' D3P is continuing to advance the state of the art in mission-focused big data analytics tools and micro-service development spanning the breadth of Agile sprints to multiyear research and development cycles. A' You will work closely with architects, systems engineers, software and data engineers, and data scientists on key tasks employing agile development processes and operating in a cloud environment, performing requirements analysis and proof of concept or prototyping as needed for engineering and design of IT applications, and supporting applications in O&M status by providing enhancements and bug fixes as needed. The position will be based out of our Arlington, VA office with access to our government customer facilities in either Reston, VA or Bethesda, MD upon receiving the appropriate security clearance.The ideal candidate will have demonstrated ability to work in dynamic and challenging environments, as well as a solid understanding of the lifecycle process for software development, web applications, and system implementation in an Agile framework.Fun stuff on the job you will do:A cents € cents A' A' A' Develop web API interfaces by setting expectations and features priorities throughout the development life cycle, determining design methodologies and tool sets, completing programming using languages and software products, and designing and conducting tests.A cents € cents A' A' A' Rapid application prototyping and direct user interaction.A cents € cents A' A' A' Code, test, and debug new software or enhancements to existing software.A cents € cents A' A' A' Develop software to support sponsor prototypes, operational software, and internal research efforts.A cents € cents A' A' A' Integration of platforms leveraging APIs (REST, JSON etc.)A cents € cents A' A' A' Use containerization technologies like Docker or KubernetesA cents € cents A' A' A' Use container orchestration tools like HelmTo be successful in this role you need the following:A cents € cents A' A' A' BS Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or a scientific or technical discipline with at least 4 years relevant experienceA cents € cents A' A' A' Top Secret security clearance with eligibility to obtain a TS/SCI with Polygraph clearanceA cents € cents A' A' A' 2 years experience and understanding of concepts such as AJAX, asynchronous programmingA cents € cents A' A' A' 2 years experience with the React JavaScript framework, at a minimum JavaScript ECMAScript 2016 and understand how to connect to web-services via React and JSONA cents € cents A' A' A' 2 years experience with Python web-service frameworks like FlaskA' A cents € cents A' A' A' 2 years experience with developing web-services that use JSON or REST interfaces; negotiating interfaces with the back-end developers, performing REST calls and interacting with data structuresA cents € cents A' A' A' Good communication and documentation (Confluence) skills are a mustYou will wow us even more if you have these skills:A cents € cents A' A' A' Knowledge of integrating web-applications with NoSQL datastores (eg ElasticSearch)A cents € cents A' A' A' Knowledge of using scalable messaging tools (eg Kafka)A cents € cents A' A' A' Knowledge of building APIs that serve user-facing analyticsLInCD3PA' External Referral Bonus:EligibleExternal Referral Bonus $:$5000.00Potential for Telework:NoClearance Level Required:Top SecretTravel:NoScheduled Weekly Hours:40Shift:DayRequisition Category:ProfessionalJob Family:Software EngineeringPay Range: